Film, Video Parade of "exempt" firemen
About this Item
- Parade of "exempt" firemen
- The film shows a large group of people watching the approach of a color guard followed by a number of elderly marching firemen [Frame: 1734] pulling antique fire equipment . In the background is the white marble Washington Arch , designed by Stanford White and completed in 1895 to commemorate the first inauguration of George Washington.
- Contributor Names
- Armitage, F. S., camera.
- American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903.
- Subject Headings
- - Fire fighters--New York (State)--New York
- - Parades--New York (State)--New York
- - Fire engines--New York (State)--New York
- - Fire extinction--New York (State)--New York--Equipment and supplies
- - Washington Square (New York, N.Y.)
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - H36401 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 1Oct1903; H36401.
- - Duration: 1:29 at 15 fps.
- - Camera, Frederick S. Armitage.
- - Photographed September 21, 1903. Location: Washington Square Park (Greenwich Village), New York, N.Y.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: 10/1/02; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 1989/90 from UCLA; arch neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 1991 from LC lab; ref prints and dupe neg; preservation Paper Print Collection.
- 1 roll (93 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- LC 1796 (paper pos)
- FEB 9837 (ref print)
- FEB 9763 (ref print, copy 2)
- FPE 5576 (dupe neg)
- FPE 5602 (arch neg)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsAmerican Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Armitage, F. S.
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
SubjectsActualities (Motion Pictures)
Association of Exempt Firemen of the City of New York
Equipment and Supplies
New York (State)
Washington Square (New York, N.Y.)
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Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Parade of "exempt" Firemen. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694401/. (Accessed February 28, 2017.)
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Armitage, F. S., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1903) Parade of "exempt" Firemen. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694401/.
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Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Parade of "exempt" Firemen. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694401/>.